Patients looking for care at UrgentCare Express at Harrington can now reserve an appointment online. The organization has implemented a new online check-in program.
Healthcare Decisions Month is a movement initiated by Honoring Choices Massachusetts – a consumer focused, nonprofit organization which informs, and empowers adults to make a personal health care plan and connect to the best possible care that honors their values and choices, all through their lives. Celebrating its the 10th year, Healthcare Decisions Month is […]
April is National Donate Life Month, a month to celebrate those who have received transplants, to recognize those who continue to wait, to honor donors and donor families and to thank registered donors for giving hope. Some statistics: In 2016, more than 33,600 transplants brought renewed life to patients and their families and communities About […]
We just recently recognized National Eating Disorder Awareness Week. While roughly 50 percent of people in the United States either know someone suffering from an eating disorder or have experienced a disorder themselves, many people are unaware of what constitutes an eating disorder, and how it impacts individuals. Eating disorders range from anorexia nervosa, a […]
Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women with more than 200,000 cases detected every year. Early detection offers the best chance for remission. Screening for breast cancer means checking the breasts for cancer before there are any signs or symptoms. Screening with a mammogram (a special kind of x-ray of the breast) has […]
Women’s health is a very specialized medical field. Often, a female will find a doctor in her teens or early 20’s and remain with that trusted doctor, continuing to receive care well into later life. Selecting the “right” OB/GYN office can be overwhelming—how do you know you’ve chosen the right one? We asked other females and […]